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What Makes Girls Sick and Tired - Lucile de Pesloüan, Genevieve Darling
What Makes Girls Sick and Tired
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What Makes Girls Sick and Tired is a feminist manifesto that denounces the discrimination against and unfairness felt by women from childhood to adulthood. The graphic novel, illustrated in a strikingly minimalist style with images of girls with varied body types and personalities, invites... show more
What Makes Girls Sick and Tired is a feminist manifesto that denounces the discrimination against and unfairness felt by women from childhood to adulthood. The graphic novel, illustrated in a strikingly minimalist style with images of girls with varied body types and personalities, invites teenagers to question the sexism that surrounds us, in ways that are obvious and hidden, simple and complex.

The book's beginnings as a fanzine shine through in its honesty and directness, confronting the inequalities faced by young women, everyday. And it ends with a line of hope, that with solidarity, girls will hurt less, as they hold each other up with support and encouragement.
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781772600964 (1772600962)
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages no: 48
Edition language: English
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Non Fiction
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A Man With An Agenda
A Man With An Agenda rated it
3.5 What Makes Girls Sick and Tired by Lucile de Peslouan and Genevieve Darling
This comic packs a lot of ideas and questions into a small, accessible package. The illustrations have only a single line but they cover a whole gamut of issues of facing young women today. That striking brevity gets the readers attention, but it of course can't cover everything or get into the de...
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Bookish thoughts!!! rated it
3.0 What Makes Girls Sick and Tired!!!
First things first: I received this book through NetGalley Summary: What Makes Girls Sick and Tired is a feminist manifesto that denounces the discrimination against and unfairness felt by women from childhood to adulthood. The graphic novel, illustrated in a strikingly minimalist style with ima...
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